JAFZA eMap Intranet Application
This Intranet application is primarily designed to serve the Sales and Marketing department of JAFZA and is called ‘JAFZA eMap’. It is designed keeping in mind the regular information requirements of the Sales and Marketing staff and is used as a comprehensive tool for supporting their Decision Making. The application is an integration of GIS and FZIS (Free Zone Information System) of Jebel Ali Free Zone. In addition to the S&M staff, authorized corporate users from Civil Engineering, Environment, Health and Safety, Security, Fire, Administration and Customer Relationship departments use JAFZA e-map for their day-to-day information needs in an easy to use manner. Authorized users are provided with a secured username and password to access vital business information through JAFZA eMap over secured intranet.
JAFZA eMap Internet Application for Public Usage
Another version of JAFZA eMap, which is designed for Public usage, is a map based interactive query system for prospective Free Zone and Port visitors. Users can search companies operating in JAFZA, by company name, activities or by country of origin.
Services like ATM, Banks, Exchanges, Restaurants, PCFC Departments, Super Markets, Security Offices, Police Stations, Petrol Pumps and Landmarks like Gates, Roundabouts and Leased Buildings can be searched for by a user on the map and can be used for generating Driving Directions from a user specified location.
Provision to check the return route with options like shortest distance/shortest time are provided for routing operations. Optimum Route graphics along with Driving Direction report can be generated and printed by the user for the chosen locations.
Emergency response teams use JAFZA eMap for generating routing and driving directions to incident sites. PCFC departments and companies operating in JAFZA use this application for providing location maps to their visitors. Police and Emergency Services call centers rely on the GIS database and JAFZA eMap to deploy equipment and services and respond to emergency situations.
eMap Application received the Best Technical Project Award for the year 2003 by the Dubai Government Excellence Program.